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Lagarosiphon major

Common Name(s): Origin: Temperate and tropical Eurasia and Northern Africa1 Introduction to Florida: 1940s (ornamental)2 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes LAGAROSIPHON MAJOR (Roxb.) (Ridley) Moss African elodea, oxygen weed Hyrocharitaceae/frog’s […]

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Iris pseudacorus

Common Name(s): Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No No IRIS PSEUDACORUS L. yellow flag, pale yellow iris, water flag Iridaceae/Iris Family pronounced: ee-ris sood-a-ko-rus from: iris (G.): Greek goddess of the rainbow […]

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Caulerpa taxifolia

Common Name(s): Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No No CAULERPA TAXIFOLIA (Vahl) C. Ag. Green alga Chlorophyta: Ulvophycees pronounced: caul-er-pa tax-i-fol-ee-ah from: caulis (L.): stalk of a plant taxi : Yew-like folia […]

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Limnophila sessiliflora

Common Name(s): Origin: India to Southeast Asia1 Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council’s (FLEPPC) 2015 List of […]

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Melaleuca quinquenervia

Common Name(s): Origin: Australia, New Guinea, and the Solomon Islands1Introduction to Florida: 1906 (ornamental, agriculture)2 Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No Yes Yes FWC WEED ALERT (PDF) CATEGORY I on the Florida Exotic […]

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Pistia stratiotes

Common Name(s): Origin: Africa or South America1 Introduction to Florida: pre-1765 (accidental)2 Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Adobe Flash needed to view video | YouTube Link Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List No No […]

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Hygrophila polysperma

Common Name(s): Origin: India, Malaysia1 Introduction to Florida: 1950s (ornamental)2 Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Adobe Flash needed to view video | YouTube Link Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes CATEGORY […]

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Hydrilla verticillata

Common Name(s): Origin: Warmer regions of the Old World1 Introduction to Florida: 1950-1951 (ornamental)2 Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes FWC WEED ALERT (PDF) CATEGORY I […]

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Salvinia molesta

Common Name(s): Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List Florida Prohibited Aquatic Plants List Yes No Yes FWC WEED ALERT (PDF) Salvinia molesta was added to the IUCN List of 100 of the World’s Worse Invasive Alien Species in 2013. […]

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Triadica sebifera

Common Name(s): Origin: Eastern Asia 1Introduction to Florida: 1900s (agriculture) 2 TOXIC TO LIVESTOCK – See Poisonous Pasture Plants of Florida (UF-IFAS Bookstore Pub SP 457) by B.A. Sellers and J.A. Ferrell. 2010. Online image request form This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists Federal Noxious Weed List Florida Noxious Weed List […]

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